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is it ok to sleep after hitting your head?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
They used to : Instruct people not to sleep so that they could be observed after a head injury. If you have concussion or other significant neurologic symptoms i would seek medical evaluation - otherwise, enjoy your sleep. Did you lose consciousness? You can have a concussion with or without loss of consciousness. Headache/ pressure of head? Are you unable to recall what happened? Do you feel dizzy or have.
Answered on May 19, 2019
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
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have ringing in the ears? Confusion or slurred speech? Nausea or vomiting? Extreme fatigue? If you believe you have a concussion please seek prompt medical care.
Oct 5, 2013

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